Radio 702 Interview about the Elon Smart Water Solution

On Sunday 13 March 2022, Radio 702’s Refiloe Mpakanyane interviewed PowerOptimal’s COO, Dr. Sean Moolman, about the Elon Smart Water Solution.

This follows the announcement by Electrolux South Africa and PowerOptimal of the Elon Smart Water Solution, the world’s first smart geyser with integrated solar PV capability.

You can listen to the interview here:

Electrolux is a leading global appliance company that has shaped living for the better for more than 100 years. In 2021, Electrolux employed 52,000 people around the world. Their headquarters are in Stockholm, Sweden. Under its brands, including Electrolux, AEG and Frigidaire, the company sells approximately 60 million household products in over 120 markets every year.

Owned by Electrolux since 2017, the well-known Kwikot brand has been the local market leader in sustainable domestic, commercial, and industrial hot water storage systems since its inception in 1903 and has been on a continuous path of innovation.


PowerOptimal, founded in 2014, is a leader in sustainable, smart, simple energy solutions, specialising in hot water. PowerOptimal’s Elon Smart Water ecosystem is designed to reduce carbon footprint, risk and cost through a scalable, connected IoT (Internet of Things) platform.